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Gaddafi's Grim Prophecy Comes True: Countless Refugees Swarm Europe

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Millions of refugees storming European borders have definitely come as a surprise to Western politicians. They would not have, if the West only listened to what Libya's leader Muammar Gaddafi said months before he was brutally executed.

In fact, some of these people would not be seeking shelter in Europe if their homes were not destroyed as a result of short-sited aggressive Western policies. 

In March 2011, Gaddafi warned that without unified and stable Libya there would be no one to control countless migrants from Africa and the Middle East from fleeing to Europe. Unlike Western leaders, he apparently understood that millions, not thousands will come, should Tripoli fall.

"There are millions of blacks who could come to the Mediterranean to cross to France and Italy, and Libya plays a role in security in the Mediterranean," he told the France 24 television station.

Gaddafi's son Saif, once considered the heir apparent and now on death row awaiting execution, echoed the sentiment in the same interview.

"Libya may become the Somalia of North Africa, of the Mediterranean. You will see the pirates in Sicily, in Crete, in Lampedusa. You will see millions of illegal immigrants. The terror will be next door," he noted.

Another quote, attributed to Gaddafi, paints a vivid picture of what the late colonel expected to happen: "The Mediterranean will become a sea of chaos."

No one listened. Instead, the West launched a military intervention to oust Gaddafi and look at what has become of Libya. The country is torn apart by rivaling factions and radicals.

Just like Gaddafi prophesied, the Mediterranean still remains a sea of chaos as thousands of refugees crammed into boats head to the shores of Italy. For many this journey becomes the last one they will ever make.

The Arab Spring, supported by the West, and the US-led military interventions across the Middle East and beyond are largely considered the main factors, which caused the current exodus of refugees. If Western capitals fail to understand the real causes of the overwhelming influx of migrants, increasingly more people will be forced to risk their lives trying to find shelter outside their home countries.

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  • Zhukov
    US self righteous neocons are not arrested for causing the calamity.
  • gmpratt
    How soon we forget. The terror bombing campaign of Libya was sanctioned by the UN Security Council. Medvedev declined to exercise the Russian veto.
  • Jlprojectin reply togmpratt(Show commentHide comment)
    gmpratt, yes Medvedev useful liberal puppet. Can you imagine if he was president now. Russia would be gone. Syria would be completely destroyed as would ukraine. And Crimea would be American
  • asimpleguestin reply togmpratt(Show commentHide comment)
    gmpratt,
    I always wondered WHY Russia did not use VETO to STOP the destruction of Libya... It is the biggest mistake Russia did... Maybe they trusted US and EU that it will be only ''no-fly'' zone...
  • in reply toasimpleguest(Show commentHide comment)
    asimpleguest, I think Russia needed such a serious matter to be clear. The US aggression is clearly not going to stop voluntarily. Because we see now that refusal to comply with US desires means sanctions and attempts to destroy those governments, which are acts of war.

    If there's a world power like the US refusing all diplomacy and openly looting and pillaging other states, the solutions are limited. I'm not sure such world events could happen differently. Russia wouldn't have the support that it has, from other states or civilians, if it tried to correct the situation too soon.

    The answer to your question is essentially about why God allows bad things to happen and the New Testament is filled with the answers. The Arena: Guidelines for Spiritual and Monastic Life is actually a book that connects the NT and OT in a way to better understand what is happening now.
  • Gaddafi was a great leader for the Arabic people. He is also proof of what happens when a country does not have or gives up its nuclear weapons to the US.

    So this is likely the plan for Iran, to disarm it and then bomb it and destroy its social order. Obama isn't promoting peace with his Iran deal, he's preparing Iran for attack. The Israeli "opposition" is theater.
  • gmprattin reply toasimpleguest(Show commentHide comment)
    asimpleguest, Let us hope you are right. But most of the people I read were appalled and foresaw what would happen. It may be Russia realized the EU (as represented by France and the UK on the UNSC) were cutting their own throats and decided to let them. In view of how the EU countries reacted to the US atrocity in the Ukraine, Russia made the right choice. But we won't know until current leaders write their memoirs, and perhaps not then..
  • This human wave of catastrophe lays right at he feet of the gutless attitude of the E.U. politicians, particularly the likes Hollande, Cameron and especially Merkel. The US manipulated, blackmailed, coerced, bribed the E.U. through its NATO bulls**t to be a active player in ALL its filthy warmongering activities. Such as, the activities of the filthy Washington neocons in Poland that aided the euromaiden coup in Ukraine AND repatriated there gold was NEVER known by the other E.U. LEADERSHIP??? Of course thy did AND not just knew about it but assisted it. UNTIL the E.U. leadership gets back its true authority AND sovereignty it is destined for a total collapse. The people under the rule of like Hussein and Gaddafi were content with there leadership, but as we all now know that erupted into ANOTHER catastrophic war run by the septic U.S. N.W.O. and there never ending greed, control and manipulation. And now KARMA has turned and bitten the E.U. on the AR*E with this human plague!!! A clear case of divide and conquer, YES??? This now can only lead to a major war UNLESS the E.U. take back THEIR control, but feel it is too late???
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    jas, great reply and totally agree with you. People need to realize that this is all part of a far greater consequence by the septic U.S. N.W.O. ANYTHING they promote is a contagious LIE!!!
  • Ayelyah
    Gaddafi also said to send a hellfire missile into the City of London and there would be no more global terrorism....... commin right at you Rothschild more than a hellfire missile
  • choticastilein reply to (Show commentHide comment)
    jas, Yes, I agree. I don't think for a moment Medvedev was weak not to veto. It would have been the consequences it would have delivered at the time, when perhaps Russian/US relations were looking good and Russia genuinely believed Obama would exercise restraint and not create a "no-fly zone", which he did and this underhanded action shocked Russia. Also I think at the time Russia was not ready yet, to be more assertive with the US? Do you think this could be correct?
  • stemthetide
    The "West" did listen to Gaddaffi, that is why they attacked. Germany and other Euro nations were becoming too close to Russia. Controlled Chaos is the preferred vehicle of the Israeli owned US Inc.
  • stemthetide
    The "West" did listen to Gaddaffi, that is why they attacked. Germany and other Euro nations were becoming too close to Russia. Controlled Chaos is the preferred vehicle of the Israeli owned US Inc.
  • I just saw this video on Youtube. People in the West were lied to about Gaddafi. www.youtube.com/watch?v=bUhZmO6P0NU

    He was a very intelligent man and was very tolerant of his interviewer. He knew enough English to know that his translator said something different than the reporter. Gaddafi said at the end that he had no hatred for people who hated him, that they were ignorant. I knew Gaddafi was being misrepresented, but I never watched his speeches or interviews before. I guess I still have the ability to say that I thnk he was a much better man than we have been told by US media. I guess I can say that without being arrested, at least for now.
  • Xena Warrior Princess
    I really liked Gaddafi but he was a total imbecile when it came to dealing with the US and their Euro vassals. He frigging bankrolled that crook Sarkozy's election in France yet Sark stabbed him the back by bombing him. Gaddafi made the mistake of underestimating the puppets that run the West - and it cost him his life. ;-( Assad definitely ain't that stooopid.

    Anyone with a brain knows Libya didn't blow up that PanAm 747 over Lockerbie, Scotland but the West blamed Libya because the country was an easy pushover.
    Iran did that job as payback for the USS Vincense callously blowing up an IranAir 747 over the Persian Gulf. Payback is a bitch but Libya ended up paying a few billion dollars in restitution to the thieving West.

    Anywho, the US economy is going down the tank so maybe some payback will be coming to its warmongers there. Read the comments and you will SEE how angry Americans are with their corrupt government.

    * Government Jobs Now Outnumber Manufacturing Jobs by a Wide Margin: “Leaching off the Private Sector”
    www.shtfplan.com/headline-news/government-jobs-now-outnumber-manufacturing-jobs-by-a-wide-margin-lea

    * Lies You Will Hear As The (US) Economic Collapse Progresses (130 comments)
    www.shtfplan.com/headline-news/lies-you-will-hear-as-the-economic-collapse-progresses_08272015

    * Federal Reserve Policy Is “Driving People Into Homelessness”
    www.shtfplan.com/commodities/federal-reserve-policy-is-driving-people-into-homelessness_08272015
  • Xena Warrior Princess
    I really liked Gaddafi but he was a total imbecile when it came to dealing with the US and their Euro vassals. He frigging bankrolled that crook Sarkozy's election in France yet Sark stabbed him the back by bombing him. Gaddafi made the mistake of underestimating the puppets that run the West - and it cost him his life. ;-( Assad definitely ain't that stooopid.

    Anyone with a brain knows Libya didn't blow up that PanAm 747 over Lockerbie, Scotland but the West blamed Libya because the country was an easy pushover.
    Iran did that job as payback for the USS Vincense callously blowing up an IranAir 747 over the Persian Gulf. Payback is a bitch but Libya ended up paying a few billion dollars in restitution to the thieving West.

    Anywho, the US economy is going down the tank so maybe some payback will be coming to its warmongers there. Read the comments and you will SEE how angry Americans are with their corrupt government.

    * Government Jobs Now Outnumber Manufacturing Jobs by a Wide Margin: “Leaching off the Private Sector”
    www.shtfplan.com/headline-news/government-jobs-now-outnumber-manufacturing-jobs-by-a-wide-margin-lea

    * Lies You Will Hear As The (US) Economic Collapse Progresses (130 comments)
    www.shtfplan.com/headline-news/lies-you-will-hear-as-the-economic-collapse-progresses_08272015

    * Federal Reserve Policy Is “Driving People Into Homelessness”
    www.shtfplan.com/commodities/federal-reserve-policy-is-driving-people-into-homelessness_08272015
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